June 25, 2017

Prince Harry Offered Partner Position at Goldman Sachs

Prince Harry Offered Partner Position at Goldman Sachs By Janet Tavakoli President, Tavakoli … [Read more...]

CBS, AP: Dem chair of House Oversight covered up ties to Countrywide for himself, colleagues, and staff

Oversight in the time of Democrats. When Darrell Issa took over the chair of the House Oversight and … [Read more...]

A Transactional Genealogy of Scandal | From Michael Milken to Enron to Goldman Sachs

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About CDOs (But Were Afraid to Ask) ~ A Transactional Genealogy … [Read more...]

IG report on Fast & Furious will come in “weeks and not months”

Next shoe to drop? The next shoe to drop in the case of Operation Fast and Furious may not fall in … [Read more...]

Did the DoJ hide whistleblower memos that prove officials lied to Congress?

Hmmm. So says the Washington Guardian, uncovering at least one of the targets of Rep. Darrell … [Read more...]

Staff Report | How Countrywide Used its VIP Loan Program To Influence Washington Policymakers

I. Executive Summary Bank of America (the Bank) produced more than 120,000 pages of documents in … [Read more...]

Staff Report | How Countrywide Used its VIP Loan Program To Influence Washington Policymakers

I. Executive Summary Bank of America (the Bank) produced more than 120,000 pages of documents in … [Read more...]

Staff Report | How Countrywide Used its VIP Loan Program To Influence Washington Policymakers

I. Executive Summary Bank of America (the Bank) produced more than 120,000 pages of documents in … [Read more...]

Staff Report | How Countrywide Used its VIP Loan Program To Influence Washington Policymakers

I. Executive Summary Bank of America (the Bank) produced more than 120,000 pages of documents in … [Read more...]

E-mails reveal retaliation, cover-up at ATF, DoJ following Fast & Furious exposure

“All these whistleblowers have axes to grind. ATF needs to f—k these guys.” I recall a time when … [Read more...]

Boom: House votes to hold AG Eric Holder in contempt

It's going down. For the first time ever, the House of Representatives voted Thursday on whether to … [Read more...]

Issa to Obama: So … the White House is involved in Fast and Furious, then?

Deliberative process. In case readers didn’t already realize it … it’s on.   The … [Read more...]

Issa: Fast and Furious might have been a political operation to push for gun control

Privilege. The big question from last week’s assertion of executive privilege by Barack Obama … [Read more...]

Open thread: Sunday morning talking heads

Furious. It took months of document demands plus a contempt charge for the Attorney General to put … [Read more...]

Can Obama make an executive-privilege claim stick?

Two losing arguments. This is actually two questions, both equally important, thanks to the … [Read more...]

Can Obama make an executive-privilege claim stick?

Two losing arguments. This is actually two questions, both equally important, thanks to the … [Read more...]

Pelosi: “I could’ve arrested Karl Rove on any given day”

The Minority Leader is not pleased. It’s shocking, I know — House Minority Leader Nancy … [Read more...]

Video: Obama not a big fan of executive privilege in 2007

Going Watergate. With Barack Obama asserting executive privilege for the first time over Department … [Read more...]

Breaking: Eric Holder asks for executive privilege on subpoenaed F&F documents; Update: And gets it

Faceoff. What in the sam hill is in these documents? Last night, Chairman Darrell Issa declared that … [Read more...]

No deal: After meeting, Issa says contempt vote on Holder is still on

Showdown. Issa wants extensive documents, Holder’s offering a few documents plus, er, a … [Read more...]

F&F: Issa and Holder to meet today ahead of contempt vote

To be determined... The imminent threat of actually being found in contempt of Congress has finally … [Read more...]

Holder to Issa: Let’s meet, face to face

“...Still uncertainty about what the attorney general intends to offer.” In response to Oversight … [Read more...]

Issa to Holder: Okay, sure, let’s talk

Pony the heck up. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t excited for the contempt proceedings … [Read more...]

Are contempt charges a game of Capitol Hill chicken? Update: Boehner’s office says “no daylight” between Issa, GOP leadership

Balance-of-power hygiene. Yesterday, the White House denounced the threat from the House Committee … [Read more...]

CBS: House Oversight to vote on contempt charges against Holder

House Oversight chair Darrell Issa will bring contempt charges against Attorney General Eric Holder … [Read more...]

Issa to Holder on F&F: “You are not a good witness”

Subpoena noncompliance: "You've simply invented a privilege that doesn't exist." Earlier this week, … [Read more...]

Good news: Pretty much everything counts as a “green job” now

"It's about politics. It's always been about politics." From today’s House Committee on … [Read more...]

Darrell Issa: Wiretap approvals show high-ranking DOJ were plenty aware of Fast & Furious gunwalking

Of smoking guns and gunwalking. From the beginning, the Obama administration’s line on the … [Read more...]

Oversight Democrats Call for Hearing on JPMorgan’s $2 Billion Loss

Oversight Democrats Call for Hearing on JPMorgan’s $2 Billion Loss Washington, DC (May 22, 2012) – … [Read more...]

GOP leadership piling the pressure onto AG Holder over Fast & Furious

Somebody's in trouble. Democrats are hoppin’ mad about Congressional Republicans’ calls … [Read more...]

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